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Serve people, not ideology, pope tells Cubans at Havana Mass

  By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service   HAVANA (CNS) — As Cubans finally face the prospects of calmer relationships and greater ease of communication and commerce with the United States, Pope Francis told the Cuban people that love and service, not anyone’s ideology, are the keys to their happiness….

With pope’s arrival, ‘God has his hand in Cuba’

By Rhina Guidos, Catholic News Service HOLGUIN, Cuba (CNS) — A pope’s visit is always a blessing, but there is something special about this one, say some residents in the city of Holguin, Cuba’s fourth largest city, as they prepare not just for Pope Francis’ arrival to the island but…

Roundup: Pope Francis arrives in Cuba

Pope Francis arrived in Havana, Cuba, Sept. 19. Both he and President Raul Castro offered remarks at the airport welcome ceremony, with Pope Francis urging the continual improvement of U.S.-Cuba relations. Here are some first takes on his speech, the complete prepared text of the address, Tweets from journalists on the ground, photos,…